Exploring Fayoum Oasis on an overnight group tour
with our Egypt group tours is the ideal way to experience the serenity of the area and its natural wonders. Located less than an hour away from Cairo, Fayoum Oasis is an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and a chance to experience a different side of Egypt with our Egypt trips. There is something magical about the area, with its calming atmosphere and unique desert landscape through our Egypt desert safari tours.
On this overnight tour, you will have the opportunity to explore the oasis and take in its beautiful scenery with our Egypt travel packages. Along the way, you will be able to learn about the local history, culture, and wildlife. You will also have the chance to visit the many historical sites in Fayoum and experience the local hospitality.
Tunis Village is the perfect starting point for your countryside excursion as it is situated across from the lovely Lake Qarun. Our tour guide will pick you up from your Cairo hotel and drive you to Fayuom in a contemporary, air-conditioned vehicle. A trip around the hamlet offers a taste of Egyptian agricultural life, as well as the area's famed pottery studios and schools, as well as a few businesses that provide excursions on desert safari to the area's breathtaking landscapes.
Beautiful Lake Qarun, which spreads for miles down the main road near Tunis Village, is a must-see in Fayoum. Every time you see a boat, you may be sure to be given a ride. The tranquil waves will guarantee you a tranquil experience as they softly rock you up and down.
After that, go to any of the few safari shops sprinkled around Tunis Village and request to be taken to Magic Lake.
It's just great to see this magnificent lake, which is hidden behind vast sand dunes and changes colour depending on the time of day and year.
The off-roading experience is surely exciting; to get there, the tour operator will jam you into a grumbling 44 and drive you 45 minutes into the desert.
They will prepare a nice meal for you when you get to the lake, unpack some blankets and Bedouin tea, and then strap you into the sandboard and help you slide down the dune to the dazzling natural beauty.
Next, take a Felucca to Wadi Al Rayan, Egypt's largest natural oasis, where you may explore and take stunning images.
afterwards we'll take you to your hotel in Fayoum so you can unwind and spend the night.
Following breakfast, you will be picked up by our tour guide to go to Wadi El Hitan, often known as the "Valley of the Whales," a captivating UNESCO World Heritage site that was originally a lake and is now home to coastal marine species that has existed for millions of years. It is possible to find preserved whale fossils here, providing evidence of the mammal's transition from a terrestrial to a marine species. It is definitely worthwhile to visit this magnificent location. and we'll eat lunch at a nearby restaurant.
then we'll go there We next move to the Kom Aushim Museum, which is a great location to get guides for the whole of Fayoum. The Museum was initially built in 1974. Along with artefacts from the Prehistoric through Roman eras, it also has a portrait of Fayoum.
the following stop One of the largest Greco-Roman settlements in the Fayoum is Karanis (The Lord's Town). originally inhabited in the third century B.C. by mercenaries from the army of Ptolemy the Second. There are two temples in the city.
We'll then take you back to your accommodation in Cairo.
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